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Shed Tiny Houses


These are shed tiny houses. They are shed-based structures that have been converted into tiny cabins and cottages. Some of these can be built very inexpensively.


In this section, you’ll uncover stories and examples of people who have converted sheds and barns into simple, frugal, and very practical little dwellings. For some, it has been life changing.


Have you ever considered how a shed or barn can be outfitted as a tiny or small home? If you have, you’re certainly not alone. Meet some people that have actually done it.


Could a shed-based tiny home be one of the only truly affordable housing solution that one can build or outfit for less than $10,000 USD? Well, it’s certainly not the only way to have a home for less than $10k, but it’s definitely one of the most affordable options out there if you are fortunate enough to have a place to put it.

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Boat Roofed Shed Tiny House; The Boatel

This is the boat-roofed shed tiny house otherwise known as the Boatel in Machynlleth, Powys, United Kingdom. The boat-roofed shed accompanies a bed in a boat that’s nearby. The space is set up on a mountain on an acre of wildflowers. Guests get to experience the quirky Boat Roofed Shed with basic cooking facilities and [...]

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Steel-built Shelters by Boss Cubez

These are steel-built shelters by BOSS Cubez out of Los Angeles, California that can be deployed quickly. They have several designs, configurations, and layouts to choose from. What do you think? Don’t miss other interesting stories like this, join our FREE Tiny House Newsletter for more! BOSS Cubez Steel-Built Shelters The Cube64 – 64-sq.-ft.; 8×8 [...]

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Greenhouse From Recycled Windows by Mustard Seed Tiny Homes

So this is totally on my project list! A greenhouse built from recycled windows is a perfect shabby-chic addition to your backyard AND you can use it to start seeds or grow some year-round produce. This one was built by Mustard Seed Tiny Homes near Atlanta, Georgia. Right now the company is only building these, [...]

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Property With Multiple Tiny Houses in Ashland, Oregon

This is a 5.44-acre property with multiple tiny houses in Ashland, Oregon. It could be a great opportunity for the right person looking to live tiny and/or to give others the opportunity to do so too. Take a look! According to the Zillow listing, there are a total of 9 structures on the property, a [...]

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How They Turned Their Shed Into A Tiny Farmhouse Cottage

This is how this awesome family of four turned their shed into a tiny farmhouse cottage. From start to finish, here is how they did it, and it only cost them about $15,000 in material cost, you can read our full interview with the family right here. Don’t miss other inspiring stories like this, join [...]

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She Built A New Door For Her Tiny House!

As you may already know, Marsha built a new door for her tiny house. And it’s pretty obvious that it’s made a world of difference from the outside as well as from the inside. In this post, Marsha shows you how she installed the door in three steps. :) Enjoy! Don’t miss other awesome tiny [...]

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Marsha’s Shed Tiny House Remodel (2021)

Most of you know Marsha and her famous tiny house builds that she has so graciously shared with us over the years. This is an update on her 8×8 shed tiny house since she added a customized French door. From her micro houses to her short-bus skoolie conversion, to her more recent truck-bed micro cottage [...]

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